Cambridge Works may be able to help certain residents who have had difficulty finding jobs due to limited work experience, gaps in work history, or legal or personal issues.
Applications are available for youngsters wishing to participate in the 2017 Youth Public Safety Academy. It is made up of six one-week camps beginning July 10. Transportation and lunch are provided, and a graduation ceremony is held each Friday in Chelmsford.
The annual “Are You as Smart as a CRLS Student?” Community Challenge returns March 22, with comedian Jimmy Tingle serving as guest emcee and the CRLS Jazz combo providing musical interludes.
The city’s next free walk-in informational sessions on affordable rental and homeownership programs is from 6 to 8 p.m. March 14 at Trolley Square.
A run for City Council was announced today by Paul Toner. An attorney and former Cambridge Public Schools teacher and lawyer, Toner went on to become president of the 110,000-member Massachusetts Teachers Association.
Sean Tierney, research director and legal counsel for the Joint Committee on Housing for the Massachusetts State Legislature, announced his candidacy Thursday for City Council.
A free public meeting of the Cambridge Residents Alliance taking place March 12 will include state Rep. Denise Provost, reporting on the status of the construction of the MBTA green line extension, and other guests with information on the project.
Free document shredding will be offered from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. March 11 in front of City Hall, 795 Massachusetts Ave., Central Square.
State Rep. Dave Rogers plans an office hour from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. March 10 at Fiorella’s Express, 2401 Mass Ave., North Cambridge.
A free presentation on “Living with Coyotes” will be held 7 to 8:30 p.m. March 9 at the Walter J. Sullivan Water Department facility at 250 Fresh Pond Parkway, in West Cambridge at Fresh Pond.